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BRYCE DALLAS HOWARD

Flim Weakly Review- Rocketman

Jean Luc Godard once said “Film is truth, 24 frames per second.” Now, I don’t know what that means, but I do know it's wrong. Rocketman cannot be truth, because it's made of film, and truth is made of emotions or something. I also don’t

Jurassic World (2015)

Upon entering Jurassic World, it’s hard not to share that same scared apprehension felt by Jeff Goldblum’s Ian Malcolm when he stepped on to Isla Sorna at the start of The Lost World. After all, let’s face it, the odds of Colin Trevorrow’s…

The Help (2011)

Oh dear. Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear. The Help isn't what you would call a BAD film - the script and direction from Tate Taylor is dependable and completely predictable while the performances from all of the cast members really elevate every…

50/50 (2011)

Cancer. The big "C". It's not usually the first thing you think of as being central to a comedy movie but it's the dark tumour at the centre of 50/50, a film from director Jonathan Levine that's actually inspired by the real life experience…

50/50 (2011)

Cancer comedy  Making a light, palatable movie out of a young man's serious cancer seems like a very risky proposition. But this is such a movie. It seems to work because it is simple and true and because of the appeal of its cast.…

Hereafter (2010)

I entered the room in trepidation. The hatred and snark the reviews unleashed upon Hereafter seemed appropriate for a Michael Bay release but not for a new movie by Clint Eastwood, one of the best American filmmakers working. Could Eastwood…